Son of President Mahinda Rajapakse, Namal Rajapakse has secured the most number of preferential votes for the UPFA from the Hambantota District by obtaining 147,566 votes while Sajith Premadasa has topped the UNP list by obtaining 74,467 votes.
Mahinda Amaraweera of the UPFA secured the second highest preferential votes by obtaining 105,414 while Chamal Rajapakse came in third by obtaining 79648 votes.
Nirupama Rajapkase came in fourth with 39025 votes and V.K. Indika secured the fifth place with 37626 votes.
From the UNP list, Sajith Premadasa secured the highest preferential votes with 74467 votes followed by Dilip Wedaarachchi who obtained 47,160. (KB)